With over 35 years of public accounting experience, Mike Lee is a Partner Emritus in the Commercial Services Group. As a well-versed tax and audit leader in the firm, Mike has extensive background with financing matters, bank negotiations, business mergers, acquisitions and sales, succession planning, and tax minimization strategies. Mike has worked across an array of many industries including supermarkets, manufacturers, retailers, wholesale distributors, service companies and franchisors. Highly regarded for his knowledge and business expertise, Mike provides value added services and solutions to clients.
Drawing on his expertise in industry-specific issues ranging from inventory control to margins to budgeting and cash flow, Mike guides clients by identifying potential growth opportunities as well as inefficiencies to eliminate in order to grow profits and reduce risks.
BS – Accounting from Seton Hall University
Certified Public Accountant in New Jersey
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants – Served on the Members of Industry Committee and the Cooperation with Bankers Committee
New Jersey Food Council
Norkus Charitable Foundation – Member of the Board of Directors
When not in the office, Mike enjoys spending time with his wife and family.
Mike currently serves on the Parish Finance and the Executive Council Committee of the School Board for his parish, St. Leo the Great and runs his church's basketball league, consisting of 550 children, Grades 1 to 8. As an avid sports enthusiast, Mike previously coached the school's junior varsity basketball team along with the varsity baseball team. Mike also served as Treasurer of the Seton Hall Alumni Association Board of Directors.